We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Claddagh Motel & Suites

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Professional photos
Claddagh Motel & Suites
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

306 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Claddagh Motel & Suites
See the most recent reviews
Showing 292: English reviews
Calgary, Alberta
Level Contributor
85 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We just spent one night. The owner's were very friendly and helpful. Our room was at the front and was a bright pink and 'frilly' that was a bit overwhelming especially for my husband. The bathroom was tiny. As we were near the road is was quite noisy throughout the night. There was free long distance to the US and... More 

Helpful?
Thank JPMMJM
lacks, Owner at Claddagh Motel & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about us (the owners), free long distance phone calls and our good breakfast offerings. However,we are disappointed that you weren't too happy with your room. The decor is definitely very feminine, bright ,cheerful and frilly. I can certainly understand how it wouldn't be your husband's taste. I personally am the decorator, the one that... More 

dorset
Level Contributor
193 reviews
86 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The hotel was very comfortable, albeit a bit chintzy in the rooms, That said we had a great nights sleep, it was quiet and comfortable, and easy parking. Wifi was a bit poor, although in the morning it was better. Alas the coffee was not so good in the room or at breakfast. A reasonable choice at breakfast including homemade... More 

Helpful?
Thank mrandmrsDorset
lacks, Owner at Claddagh Motel & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and happy to read you had a comfortable stay. I actually had to look up the word "chintzy" as I am not familiar with it, eventhough we are also from across the pond. From what I read this is a popular word that you use in Britain. However, it's not a very complimentary word and... More 

Youngstown, Ohio
Level Contributor
24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We stayed in a motel room with a king bed. Room and bathroom were very small, but clean. Decor was over the top frilly (I never saw so many decorative pillows)! Breakfast area was also small, but offerings were good. The beach access is a short walk down the highway from the main hotel complex. This property is convenient drive... More 

Helpful?
Thank hern2
Indianapolis, Indiana
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 October 2016

As always, a clean quiet place to stay on coastal Maine. I have been coming here for years as a great place to rest and relax from a stressful job. First discovered it on a family vacation about 20 years ago and when in the area, I make it a point to stay here. Can't beat it for value, cleanliness,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ellspeth N
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

A genial and entertaining host, great rooms and great location. Warm welcome guaranteed. Ample breakfast and excellent value for money. Highly recommended. Would stay again definitely. Camden was a great find just a few miles away.

Helpful?
Thank Haydn D
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Level Contributor
188 reviews
91 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We stayed at the Claddagh Motel overnight on our way to Mount Dessert Island. Our room, a King Room with a water view, was clean and comfortable. One needs to keep in mind that this is an older motel so the rooms and bathrooms may be smaller than one would wish for. However, for the location, the price, the cleanliness... More 

Helpful?
Thank MrsBo
Tulsa, Oklahoma
1 review
Reviewed 22 September 2016

While traveling in New England over the past few years, I've gotten the opportunity to stay at the Claddagh Motel multiple times. Each visit was a wonderful experience. The hotel owners really take care of their guests. The location is perfect and the surrounding area is absolutely beautiful. I already can't wait to come back! Great for solo travelers, couples,... More 

Helpful?
Thank briandonnelly92
Middletown, Connecticut
Level Contributor
26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This was a great stay - the innkeepers are the loveliest people ! The place was well maintained and well loved - Clean room, comfy bed, nice water pressure and temp in the shower - great outdoor area, each room has a table to sit at - there is a grill available to use, nice big pool, and a 2... More 

Helpful?
Thank decrooboyer
Leicester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
196 reviews
130 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Great location handy for so many nice places to visit. We had a large suite. Loved having so much space. I also enjoyed the pool , the ability to cook a meal and most comfortable bed. But best of all was the friendliness of Alex , a great talker but also a listener. So the delicious breakfast was a sociable... More 

Helpful?
Thank Penny W
Grass Valley, California
Level Contributor
15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I think that we got the only room left for that night, room 103. It was small and the bathroom smaller. Kitchenette area was tight, and I kept hitting my head on the microwave mounted high on the wall. The grounds were well kept and the pool was nice. The room was comfortable, but what made this place is the... More 

Helpful?
Thank jayjacobsen
lacks, Owner at Claddagh Motel & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words pertaining to us, the owners, the grounds and the pool. We are very sorry that you found the bathroom/kitchenette very tight. This is actually our smallest bathroom in the entire motel. We have updated 80% of our bathrooms in the last two years and this particular one we haven't yet done as we are... More 

90 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (69)
Viewed
Room/Suite (10)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (9)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (43)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (21)
Viewed
Room/Suite (13)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (5)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Rockport
1.1 km away
Island View Inn
Island View Inn
#4 of 10 in Rockport
307 reviews
1.1 km away
Strawberry Hill Seaside Inn
3.1 km away
Rockland Harbor Hotel
Rockland Harbor Hotel
#1 of 3 in Rockland
110 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
5.2 km away
Schooner Bay Motor Inn
Schooner Bay Motor Inn
#8 of 10 in Rockport
116 reviews
7.4 km away
The Country Inn at Camden / Rockport
15.2 km away
Glenmoor by the Sea
Glenmoor by the Sea
#3 of 5 in Lincolnville
188 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small cozy Irish-owned motel set on 3 plus acres of well manicured grounds with white picket fences scattered throughout. In room coffee,refrigerators,free local & long distance phone calls US & Canada & wi-fi. All rooms decorated in an Irish cottage style with painted beams, lace linens & tablecloths. Continental breakfast every morning serving Irish Tea & Scones just to name a few. Heated outdoor pool on site & private access to Clam Cove Beach only a two minute walk away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Claddagh Motel & Suites

Address: 1044 Commercial St, P.O. Box 988 Rockport ME 04856, Rockport, ME 04856-3801
Region: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Rockport
Price Range: $116 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Claddagh Motel & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 19
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Orbitz, Priceline, Travelocity and Odigeo so you can book your Claddagh Motel & Suites reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Claddagh Motel And Suites
Claddagh Hotel Rockport
Claddagh Motel Rockport
Claddagh Motel & Suites Rockport, Maine
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Rockport
#5 Family Hotel in Rockport
#6 Romantic Hotel in Rockport
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Claddagh Motel & Suites staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
St. Paul, MN

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Claddagh Motel & Suites staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Cottages would always be my choice.”
 of 5 bubbles 2HJoys, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Quant rooms and nice and clean”
 of 5 bubbles Ladydi7LongIsland_NY, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“very quiet with nice view of mountains on left side of pool!”
 of 5 bubbles MavLexiZoe2, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“You don't see much water from the water view rooms but they are tucked on the side and probably quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles MrsBo, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Back rooms away from the main drag are quieter and some have mini ocean views.”
 of 5 bubbles Debmats2015, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay